Dec 03, · Mesenchymal Stem Cells effectively treat Crohn's Disease Perianal Fistulas According to Barnhoorn, et al. Stem cell therapy with bmMSC (Bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells) . This study evaluates the safety and effectiveness of administering high-dose chemotherapy followed by infusion of the patient’s own CDselected peripheral blood stem cells (PBSC) in pediatric and young adult patients with severe Crohn's disease. Crohn's disease .
There are 47 studies investigating the application of stem cells to treat Crohn’s disease ; 5 of these are using umbilical cord blood and tissue.  A trial using expanded allogeneic adipose-derived stem cells reduced fistulae in % of patients; for 30% of patients, stem cells . According to Doctor Hawkey,”In this group of the most resistant cases of Crohn’s disease, stem cell transplant was an effective treatment, but it is not a miracle cure that could be applied to anyone with Crohn’s disease.